Grant Opportunities

Links - Grants & Assistance Packages

Did you know that you can access grants and assistance for starting, expanding or relocating small businesses through Government and community?

These links contain useful information on packages you may be eligible for: 

  • Grant Finder
  • Grant Connect
  • Advanced Manufacturing Early Stage Research Fund (AMESRF) - The intent of the AMESRF is to support small-scale and pilot research projects in advanced manufacturing, and benefit smaller firms and early stage research. The fund will provide grants to SMEs for rapid initial feasibility testing, allowing the projects to then move quickly to larger-scale research or commercialisation.Grants between $100,000 and $400,000 are available, closing date 30 June 2021. Apply here.
  • Incubator Support Expert-in-Residence - Provides business incubators with grants to access top quality research, managerial and technical talent through incoming and outgoing secondments of national and international exports $5,000 - $100,000. See eligibility criteria here
  • Ignitor Fund  - Seeking to support Australian social enterprise change makers who are finding new and innovative solutions to tackle the most pressing issues within their local communities and who are now looking to build capacity to overcome the challenges of taking their concept to scale to be impact investment ready, up to $50,000. View info here.
  • Lighting for small business - The purpose of the offer is to help eligible small businesses replace old lights with new LED lights. The cost of the LED lights and the fee for installation is subsidised. See if you're eligible.
  • More details on other funding opportunities.